Newly Reported Fire: Beulah Fire – Colorado – Update 1

Updated @ 2130 hours PDT

Wind-driven Beulah Fire started on 10/3/2016 @ 1300 hours and was caused by human-intervention.

It is located approximately 15 miles SW of Pueblo, Colorado on the Pike – San Isabel National Forests.

The fire has consumed 5232 acres and is listed at a 75% containment status.  About 8 homes have been destroyed.

Currently, fire behavior is moderate, flanking and backing.  It is burning heavy fuels in the St. Charles drainage.

There are 327 personnel assigned to the incident.

There is a RED FLAG WARNING currently in effect.

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